Avoid the Rabbit Hole

How are your New Year’s resolutions coming along? Don’t give up and don’t fall into the rabbit hole! Take some inspiration to stick with your resolutions (or to make some—it’s never too late) from Lewis Carroll, author of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, and born on this day in 1832.


Why, sometimes I’ve believed as many as six impossible things before breakfast. 

I can’t go back to yesterday – because I was a different person then.

Who in the world am I? Ah, that’s the great puzzle.

Begin at the beginning,” the King said, very gravely, “and go on till you come to the end: then stop.

If you don’t know where you are going, any road will take you there.

Everything’s got a moral, if only you can find it.



~Paul Smith Library Staff